Dr Julie Parkes

Associate Professor in Public Health - Theme 4 co-lead

Julie Parkes is doubly qualified as a GP and in Public Health. She is an Associate Professor in Public Health with a Honorary consultant contract with University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trsut. She qualified from Oxford in 1982 having done her pre- clinical studies in Cambridge. She trained to be a GP at Northwick Park Hospital (1986). After 10 years as a principal in General Practice she joined the Wessex Public Health Training Programme. She became interested in Academic Public Health and in 2003 was awarded an MRC Clinical Fellowship in Health of the Public and Health Services Research. Her doctoral thesis was in Biomarkers in Chronic Liver Disease and the PhD was awarded in 2007. She has been an active member of Public Health Sciences & Medical Statistics department in Faculty of Medicine University of Southampton for 13 years. Her main interests are prognostic and diagnostic tests, liver disease epidemiology and health of vulnerable groups- in particular Offenders.

Projects by Dr Julie Parkes